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Posted on: May 11, 2023

Low Income Household Water Assistance Application Deadline

Low Income Household Water Assistance Program 

Last day to submit applications is Wednesday, May 31, 2023


PITT COUNTY, N.C. – The application deadline for the Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) is Wednesday, May 31, 2023. 


LIHWAP, administered by Pitt County Department of Social Services, is a temporary, income-based program, which aids low-income households to prevent disconnection or with reconnection of drinking water and wastewater services.  


The program is funded with American Rescue Plan funds provided to the State of North Carolina.  A vendor payment will be made for eligible households who need assistance with water and wastewater expenses.


Current Program Guidelines Include

Applications will be accepted through Wednesday, May 31, 2023.

Eligibility is based on household income.

Water bill information including vendor and account number will be needed.

LIHWAP payments are made directly to the water vendor on behalf of approved recipients.

The program ends when all funds are spent.


How To Apply

In Person or by Telephone:

Pitt County Human Services Center                                               

203 Government Circle                                                          

Greenville, N.C. 27834                                                           

Phone: 252-902-1352

Fax: 252-902-1868                                                      

Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.




For more information, visit or contact Pitt County Human Services Center at 252-902-1352.


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